Nick completed an MFA fellowship at the University of Central Florida and a PhD at the University of Southern Mississippi, where he also worked as an associate editor for Mississippi Review. His fiction has been nominated for Best American Short Stories and the Pushcart Prize, and has appeared in or is forthcoming in The Idaho Review, Pleiades, Bat City Review, Harpur Palate, Passages North, Slice Magazine, Tin House, The Literary Review, and elsewhere. Nick’s short fiction collection Bosses of Light and Sound won the 2019 Spokane Prize for Short Fiction and will be published by Willow Springs Books in 2021.


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